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Zillions of Games file for River Chess

Notes

Object: Get one of your pieces to the other side of the board.
 
The king is non-royal and can be captured. Apart from this, standard chess rules apply.
 
In variant 2 you win if the piece that crossed the river cannot be taken in the next move.

This game was originally posted in Zillions of Games at,

http://www.zillionsofgames.com/cgi-bin/zilligames/submissions.cgi/97705?do=show;id=732

 

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Download Instructions

The ZRF file and its accompanying graphics are bundled together in a .zip file. These will work with Zillions of Games, a Windows program that will let you play any puzzle or strategy board game you can feed it the rules and graphics for.

Instructions on downloading this Zillions file:

River Chess is a Zillions-of-Games file. It is categorized as: Two dimensional, Orthodox chess set but with different winning conditions.

By Karl Scherer.